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change, immigration, gun control and taxes. mr. obama joked on monday about how tricky it can be to get things done. >> if there's one thing that i've learned over the last four years it's that you can't count on anything in washington until it's done. >> reporter: republicans believe that senate majority leader harry reid has been effective in shielding his members from some tough votes on items such as the budget but we've been assured there will be a budget this year so that unity and enthusiasm may be tested early. jenna? jenna: if you had a nickel forever time --, no. we would all be really rich. that there would be unity on capitol hill. we've heard some from the senate democrats about some of the issues they're worried about ahead. what have you heard within the halls of capitol hill? >> reporter: jenna, gun control is a prime example in places like new york, new jersey, california. gun control is popular. but harry reid also has democratic members from places like west virgina, arkansas, louisiana, and alaska where gun control can be dirty words. here is senator reid speaking re
they are also a little bit pessimistic when. asked if tax less go up on middle class americans this year, 68% said they think, yes, that taxes are going to go up. if that is the case, i mean economic activity can't be helped by that, is it, joe? >> well, no, but they are right, jon. i mean when you look at it the payroll tax that was pulled off as a way to give people a little bit more money in their pocketbooks, to buy things, and to get the kids to school, and put gas in the car, that came off. so the payroll tax is back on, and that affects everybody. i know we talked a lot during the tax issues about the upper 2%, but average americans are going to be hit by putting some of the tax breaks back on -- i mean taking them off that were on, that has happened. people are already going to start feeling that one. so i think that poll sort of reflects reality. jon: kind of interesting too, he defeated hillary clinton in the race for the nomination, four or five years ago and these days according to the polls she is more popular than the president is. does that surprise you, joe? >> no. i think, l
. twitter is not alone. other major u.s. companies are reporting cyber at tax. what's behind all of this? an expert coming up. >>> a man tasered right in front of buckingham palace. why police say they needed to stop him from reaching the gates. jenna: quick look for you now at some of the stories coming up new next hour including this one. the week really getting off to a snowy start for people across the midwest. we'll take a look where the latest blast is heading next. >>> also a big show of force as the united states and south korea kick off a new round of war games but there are rising concerns that north korea is preparing for a new nuclear test that has a lot of folks worried. >>> scientists say a skelton found under an english parking lot is indeed that of the king richard the iii. jon: what? jenna: come on. how they solved a 500-year-old mystery they say and what the remains may tell us how the ruler died. a parking lot. jon: what is he doing under there? huh. a frightening scene right right now side buckingham palace in london. guards were forced to use a taser to stop a guy ar
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's going to be asking congress to pass a small, short-term package of spending cuts and tax reforms. this move key because it would delay the largerrer, automatic sequester cuts we've been talking so much about from actually going into effect. it would also give lawmakers a little more time to agree on a broader budget huge cuts to defense and domestic programs are scheduled to take place on march 1st unless something is done, but the questions remain about how many short-term packages both sides of the aisle can put together before some real decisions have to be made about our budget, our debt and our deficit. big questions today, the president's remarks 1:15 eastern time. >> reporter: and we're here in the newsroom, joadty is back on the witness stand again today, she's trying to stay off of death row. of she said she killed her boyfriend out of self-defense, prosecutors will ask her why that meant shooting him in the head and stabbing him 27 times. >>> also, the whole country very, very relieved to hear that 5-year-old boy who had been held hostage in alabama was freed successful
like tea party. he believes if people have to pay back taxes, if they pay fines, if they have to learn how to speak english, if we bring these to the forefront you bring more of those conservative members on board. also rubio is going to give the response to the state of the union address in spanish. some people are against that. sometime it takes going across the aisle speaking a different language to bring people to our side. jon: the fact that rubio is chosen for that very high-profile response, that state of the union response. >> yes. jon: the fact that these eight senators from both parties are sort of, you know, at loggerheads with the president to some degree on immigration reform. that's kind of interesting. >> president obama would be smart to bring rubio in the fold and get something done. so you have to question why hasn't he reached across? jon: this is president who wants to burnish his legacy. that is all he is running for now or all -- >> seems that way, jon. seems that way. i think choosing rubio to give the response at state of the union, remember bush got 45% of lati
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